A randomized study aiming to evaluate whether PBL has effects on beliefs about lifestyle habits, patient empowerment and self-efficacy to manage self-care after a cardiac event. The main study started in 2011 and 157 patients have been followed-up 1-, 3- and 5 years after the PBL intervention. The research team from HMV, LiU are: Staffan Nilsson, docent, Pia Tingström, associate professor and Tiny Jaarsma, professor.
Another study within COR-PRIM performed by Josabeth Hultberg, G.P and PhD student, regards how patients’ deal with cardiovascular medication. I am co-supervisor for JH. Main supervisor is Staffan Nilsson, G.P and docent HMV, LiU and co-supervisor is Carl-Edvard Rudebeck, professor.
I am also involved in a study about relatives’ experiences of living with a person with unexplained chest pain. Project leader is Ghassan Mourad, university lecturer at HMV, LiU.
A new project idea is research about recovery and new comprehension despite psychotic disorder. This idea is developed in collaboration with Patrik Rytterström and Rikard Wärdig, both are specialist nurses in psychiatry and have a PhD degree.